A world no longer shaped by Atlantic powers – Asia Times

Deep cracks have appeared in the trans-Atlantic relationship. In an extraordinary opening address at this month’s security summit, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, an éminence grise in European diplomacy, accused Washington of rejecting “the very concept of an international community.”

Steinmeier acknowledged that there is no return to the halcyon days of close trans-Atlantic partnership, as Europe and the US are drifting away from each other. He warned: “If the European project fails, the lessons of German history, but perhaps also European history, will be called into question.”
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